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An Eco-Friendly Way To Salvage Copper Wire

Posted 07.16.2012 | Green

From Earth911's Christina Caldwell: When European countries are done using their computers, cell phones and other technology, a large chunk of it w...

Artist Transforms E-Waste

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 02.15.2012 | Arts

Got an extra computer or broken speaker lying around? Why not hand it over to designer Rodrigo Alonso? The Chilean artist transforms a range of e-w...

When Devices Die: Tracking The Afterlife Of Our Discarded Gadgets

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 09.19.2011 | Technology

A new exhibit created by researchers at MIT's SENSEable City Lab for New York's Museum of Modern Art probes the "afterlife" of our discarded gadgets, ...

Alex Lin: 16-Year-Old Activist Turned 300,000 Pounds Of eWaste Into Computers For Developing Countries

TakePart.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

He's overseen the recycling of 300,000 pounds of e-waste. He's successfully lobbied the Rhode Island state legislature to ban the dumping of electroni...

Potential E-Waste Nightmare: Microsoft Bans Nearly a Million Xbox Users

treehugger.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

After discovering nearly a million users had modified their consoles to play pirated games via the Xbox live service, Microsoft gave them the boot fro...

DIY iPod Speakers: Sounds Great

Treehugger | Jaymi Heimbuch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When it comes to electronics, doing more with less is key to sustainability. Also helpful is ditching plastic gadgets for paper, and DIYing it whenev...